This was worth getting up at 4:30 in the morning for.
Rick Steeves calls ballooning in Cappadocia “a travel experience of a lifetime”, and we were itching to see if he’s right
So we booked a flight with Butterfly Balloons in Goreme Turkey. Rick Steeves was right, the ride was beautiful.
The sweeping valleys of Cappadocia, Turkey are a UNESCO World Heritage site, with homes and churches carved into fairy chimneys as early as the 4th century.